October 22, 2010

Mausoleums, Mexico

Photograph by Shaul Schwarz, National Geographic

This Month in Photo of the Day: National Geographic Magazine Features

Death is not the end of bravado for Mexican drug traffickers laid to rest in lavish mausoleums at a cemetery in Culiacán, heart of the Sinaloa cartel. The woman in the foreground is the wife of a construction worker.

See more photos from the May 2010 story “Troubled Spirits.”

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